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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area FORREST
WFO JAN
Begin Date 01/26/2012 08:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location MAYBANK
Begin Lat/Lon 31.42/-89.4
End Date 01/26/2012 09:00:00 CST-6
End Range 4
End Azimuth NNW
End Location MACEDONIA
End Lat/Lon 31.43/-89.21
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms developed in association with a cold front moving through the area. Some of these storms produced damaging winds, and one storm produced a tornado in Copiah County. Some flash flooding also occurred.
Event Narrative Several roads and intersections were inundated with water, including portions of Highway 49.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 26.00K 0.00K
NEW SIGHT LINCOLN CO. MS 01/25/2012 18:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
STRONGHOPE COPIAH CO. MS 01/25/2012 18:49 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
ROCKPORT COPIAH CO. MS 01/25/2012 19:00 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAYBANK FORREST CO. MS 01/26/2012 08:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
(LUL)HESLER FLD LAUR JONES CO. MS 01/26/2012 09:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 26.00K 0.00K